Ruka Log Cabins, Ruka

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Package - what's included - what's included & available - what's included plus available extras - what's included & what extras are available

Self Catering
Flights Included
No Lift Pass
No Ski Rental
No Boot Rental
No Ski School

Location - where is Ruka Log Cabins

· located within a few minutes walk to the ski bus stop · a short bus ride to the ski lifts, resort centre, supermarket and ski school meeting point

Overview - apartment description - Ruka Log Cabins description

These wonderful Log cabins are a fantastic addition to our programme in Ruka. The cabins vary in size and location and each has a welcoming interior and a host of amenities. All of them are built in traditional, Finnish style; made of naturally matured, pine-tree logs, put on top of each other, you should experience an authentic Finnish holiday by choosing one of these highly recommended cabins.
All of these cabins are close to a ski bus stop, although it should be noted that the Kotatie and Tunturitila cabins are the closest to the resort centre, at less than a kilometre away, whereas the Rantaruka cabins are approximately 3.5km away. Offering good, comfortable accommodation in this incredible winter wonderland resort, the Ruka Log cabins are a superb choice for your ski holiday to Finnish Lapland.

Facilities - Ruka Log Cabins features

· A variety of well furnished and equipped cabins and apartments, all with a cosy log fire · Pre-bookable grocery pack available (highly recommended, as the supermarket will not be open upon arrival)

Pre-bookable grocery starter pack contains:

• 1 Sliced loaf of bread - 600g • 1 litre of milk • 1 packet of margarine - 400g • 1 packet of ham - 300g • 1 packet of cheese - 300g sliced • Cereals - 375g • tea - 50 bags • 1 jar of Coffee - 500g • 1 jar of Jam - 500g • 1 bag of sugar - 500g • 1 litre carton of fruit juice • Cookies - 300g

Price £35

Room Types - bathrooms beds & sleeping

All cabins have a kitchenette with an electric stove, hot plates, kettle, coffee maker, microwave, fridge, freezer and dishwasher. Private sauna, shower room, WC and a drying cabinet for clothes. Living/dining area with TV and DVD player. Bed linen, towels and end of stay cleaning (except kitchen area) included.

Type F cabin (Kotatie) - sleep 2-7: Well equipped (upstairs) apartment in a 2-storey cabin. Ground floor: Kitchen and living area, two twin bedrooms (one L shaped), bathroom with shower, WC and a sauna. Upper level: Twin bedroom plus one bed in loft (mezzanine) area.

Type G cabin (Tunturitila) - sleep 2-8 (max 6 adults & 2 children): Well equipped log apartment in a semi-detached cabin. Downstairs: Kitchen and living area, 2 twin bedrooms, 2x WC, sauna, 2x showers. Upper level: Twin bedroom (in the eaves, with a sloping roof and low ceiling) and an open space mezzanine with double bed and mattresses.

Type D1 cabin (Rantaruka 1A1) - sleep 2-5 (max 4 adults only): Cosy log apartment in a terraced cabin. Ground floor: Kitchen and living area, with a double sofa bed, sauna, shower and WC. Upper floor: Loft area with 3 mattresses.

Type E cabin (Rantaruka 2D3) - sleep 2-6: Well equipped log apartment in a terraced cabin. Ground floor: Kitchen and living area, one double bedroom and 2 twin bedrooms, a shower, 2 x WC and a sauna.

Meals - food and drink in Ruka Log Cabins

We update Ruka Log Cabins's details often, but facilities do change. e.g. some extras listed by the supplier as "free" or included might only be for the first time you use them, or for one time per party, then charged for further use. If any specific feature is essential to your holiday, make sure you ask us to confirm the details of it before you book your holiday.

Availability - dates & airports - dates & departure airports - apartment dates & departure airports - Ruka Log Cabins dates & departure airports

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Tue 13 Dec 201613/12/16
Sold Out 
Tue 20 Dec 201620/12/16
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Tue 27 Dec 201627/12/16
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Tue 03 Jan 201703/01/17
Sun 08 Jan 201708/01/17
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Sun 15 Jan 201715/01/17
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Sun 22 Jan 201722/01/17
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Sun 29 Jan 201729/01/17
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Sun 05 Feb 201705/02/17
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Sun 12 Feb 201712/02/17
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Sun 19 Feb 201719/02/17
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This package holiday to Ruka Log Cabins in Ruka, Finland / Lapland departs Tuesday 3rd January 2017, for a 5 night stay on a "self catering" board basis. A local tourist tax (Taxe de Sejour or Kurtaxe) is levied by many councils in European ski resorts. It varies by standard and type of accommodation and is age dependent, so not everyone is charged. It's not included in the basic price of your holiday and is usually paid locally. For reference, the average charged in winter 15/16 was between 50p and £2 per person, per night.

Resort - about Ruka - about holidays in Ruka - about ski holidays in Ruka - about ski holidays in Ruka Finland / Lapland

Northern lights Short transfers Winter wonderland activities

As well as a modern ski area catering for beginners, intermediates and freestylers, this fairytale Finnish resort has miles upon miles of cross-country trails and a whole host of activities like husky sledding and reindeer safaris. If this wasn’t enough, Santa lives down the road and the chance to see the mystical Northern Lights completes the package!

Beginner Intermediate Advanced Snowboard

Great for Families Non-skiers Cross-country Late-season

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Snow Report: Top cm, Bottom cm

Snow Forecast: cm expected this week

Snow History: December average depth 27.67cm

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Approx. airport transfer times depend on conditions:

Region:Kuusamo, Finland
First opened:1954

Ruka lift pass price last reported as 164.50€ (adult 6 day). Ask for a quote when booking Ruka Log Cabins.
Night skiing: Yes
Ruka has N S E W facing slopes.
Usually open for skiing October - May.

Town altitude: 291m
Top of slopes: 492m
Bottom of piste: 291m
Vertical drop: 201m
Total length of trails:20km
Longest piste:1.3km
Nestled in the Finnish hills on the borders of Lapland, just south of the Arctic Circle, a visit here is a once-in-a-lifetime experience (and many return again and again). Sometimes called the ‘gateway to Lapland’, the resort was founded in the winter of 1954 when the first slope opened. Since then it’s flourished, winning ‘Finnish Ski Resort of the Year’ at the 2013 World Ski Awards - there are now 34 groomed runs and over 500km of cross country trails. Most packages have flights that go via Helsinki...
Whilst larger resorts can be a bit overwhelming, the compact, unintimidating ski area here is just right for first timers. Many of the lifts are beginner-friendly t-bars and Ruka also boasts the largest and oldest ski school in Finland. 41% of the runs are suitable for beginners – including the longest at 1.3km (blue 27 on the piste map). We also like number 7, which is a confidence boosting green that takes you back to the village. Intermediates are just as well catered for with 43% of slopes classified red...
Ruka’s well known in Finland for its vibrant and friendly après ski, with a number of bars, pubs and restaurants to suit all tastes. We love Chalet Ruka Peak where you can sip on cocktails and sample refined dishes in a smart, cosy lounge with stunning arctic views. If you’re feeling adventurous, don’t miss the Riipinen Wild Game Restaurant where reindeer, elk, bear and arctic fish are nearly always on the menu. The aptly named Classic Pizza Ruka has a friendly, informal setting. The Kontioluola bar regularl...

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